Safety Around Water



71% of the World is Water
Children Are 100% Curious

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Teaching children how to be safe around water is not a luxury; it is a necessity. The YMCA’s Safety Around Water program can help you make sure they learn essential water safety skills, which can open up a world of possibilities for them to satisfy their curiosity safely.

We’re taking a stand against drowning

This Memorial Day, all YMCA pools will be open to the public and include free water safety demonstrations!

When: Monday, May 29th from 12pm to 5pm

Where: ALL Fort Worth YMCA Pools

Additional Information: Water Safety Demos will take place at all our pools at 2pm that day!


Help Keep Your Children Safe

Drowning can happen nearly anywhere with standing water. But, as a parent or caregiver, you can’t keep your children sidelined. You need to equip them with the tools they need to be confident in and around water so they don’t lose out on the health benefits of exercise, the opportunities to bond with family and friends and the sense of accomplishment when they learn new skills.

Our Safety Around Water program is currently offered at various apartment complexes in and around Fort Worth.

For more information, contact Jacquelyn Kotar at or call 817-249-0500.